How do you get your start?

I drive ride share and I often ask my clients how they get their start. My most recent client worked in marketing and said she did some promo work for Billy Eilish. )I had a brain fart about who Billy Elish was in that moment but I plowed forward by asking:

How did you get your start?

“I got my start,” she said “by going to St Paul music school many years ago. I met someone doing promo work for some small bands and then I eventually moved to LA. I’m on my way to New York and Boston to do some marketing because my friend in the UK couldn’t get her visa filed so I was asked to fill in.”